There are 4 ways to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto by train or car

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Recommended option

Train via Nagoya  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Gifu to Nagoya JR Tokaido New Rapid Train / ...
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$40 - $66

Cheapest option

Train via Maibara  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Gifu to Maibara Ltd Exp Shirasagi / ...
  2. Take the train from Maibara to Yamashina JR Biwako / ...

$28 - $36

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Kasamatsu to Shinhashima Meitetsu Takehana/Hashima line
  2. Take the train from Gifu-Hashima to Kyoto Shinkansen Kodama / ...

$39 - $56

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Gifu-shi to Kyoto 84.3 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto is to drive which costs ¥1500 - ¥2300 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto is to train which costs ¥4300 - ¥7500 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Gifu-shi and Kyoto is 102 km. The road distance is 134.9 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Gifu-shi to Kyoto. However, there are services departing from Gifu and arriving at Kyoto via Nagoya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The nearest airport to Kyoto is Osaka (ITM) Airport which is 38.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Osaka Kobe (UKB) (64.2 km), Osaka Kansai (KIX) (80.1 km), Nagoya (NGO) (98.3 km) and Nagoya (NKM) (109.1 km).

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Map of how to get from Gifu-shi to Kyoto.
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  • Distance: 63.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Gifu-shi, Japan and Kyoto, Japan?

You can take a train from Gifu-shi to Kyoto via Nagoya in around 1 h 3 min.

Train operators
Japan Railways (JR)
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Gifu to Nagoya
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Train from Maibara to Yamashina
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Japan Railways Shinkansen
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Nagoya to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $55
Reserved seat
$45 - $60
Green seat
$55 - $80
Train from Gifu-Hashima to Kyoto
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
hyperdia.com
Unreserved seat
$35 - $50
Reserved seat
$40 - $50
Green seat
$50 - $70
Meitetsu Railways
Website
hyperdia.com
Train from Kasamatsu to Shinhashima
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
hyperdia.com

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